According to vets, here are ten things you should know about your cat

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Attention to cat owners and all who want to become one: keeping a cat involves many tasks that are of great importance to your pet. Every cat owner should be aware of this. However, in their daily work, veterinarians repeatedly find that misunderstandings and dangerous habits are common among cat owners.

Two knowledgeable veterinarians told mistakes cat owners should avoid at all costs.

Once you know what the necessary feeding and care for cats are, you can ensure every cat has a happy life. Our gallery offers ten tips every cat owner should know.

Vets recommend: These are the 10 things you should know about cats before you get one as a pet


1. One toilet per cat is not enough.


2. Constant feeding exposes cats to significant health risks.

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3. No hypoallergenic cats.

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4. Raising hairballs is a sign of health problems.

5. Dental disease can have other risks and should be prevented by brushing regularly.

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6. Before the cat moves to its new home, it is advisable to prevent possible infection risks.


7. Fleas and ticks are common problems in domestic cats.

8. Cats should never be exposed to drugs designed for humans.

9. If vomiting occurs regularly, a veterinarian should be consulted.

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10. Cats and dogs have different needs.

This article originally appeared on Business Insider in August 2020. It has now been reviewed and updated.

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